- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: April 22, 1974
Time: 15:26
Location: Grogak, Bali, Indonesia
Operator: Pan American World Airways
Flight #: 812
Route: Hong Kong - Bali, Indonesia - Sydney, Austrailia
AC Type: Boeing B-707-321C
Registration: N446PA
cn / ln: 19268/544
Aboard: 107   (passengers:96  crew:11)
Fatalities: 107   (passengers:96  crew:11)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft was on a flight from Hong Kong to Denpassar, Bali. While on approach, the plane crashed into Mt. Mesehe at 4,000 ft. killing all aboard. Premature execution of a right hand turn to join the 263 degrees outbound track which was based on the indication given by only one of the ADFs while the other one was still in steady condition. External or internal interference causing an incorrect indication from the automatic direction finder. The aircraft was named "Clipper Climax."
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